Sabine Peters is a postdoctoral researcher in the Developmental and Educational Psychology unit of the Institute of Psychology at Leiden University.
Sabine Peters is an assistant professor in the Developmental and Educational Psychology unit of the Institute of Psychology at Leiden University.
Sabine received her Master's degree in Brain and Cognitive Sciences in 2010 from the University of Amsterdam.
During her two internships she investigated the neural basis of insomnia (Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience) and hippocampal volume in depression (King's College London). She also worked as an MRI-assistant in the UvA Cognitive Neuroscience group.
In her PhD project, supervised by Eveline Crone and Cédric Koolschijn, Sabine investigated cognitive, affective and neural development in children and adolescents. In her post-doc project she focuses on development of self concept and prosocial behavior in adolescence.
For more information about her research project see Brain and Development Lab.
Braintime is an extensive and unique Leiden research project that took place from 2011 to 2015, in which researchers tracked the brain development of almost 300 young people over a longer period of time. The research focuses on learning, risk behaviour and how friendships are formed.
Watch Sabine Peters's videoblog about her PhD research
- Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen
- Instituut Psychologie
- Ontwikkelings- & Onderwijspsychologie